Goebel McConnell

Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : July 17, 2013

Services for Goebel “Mac” Harold McConnell, 76, of Seven Points, were held July 16, 2013, at the Anderson-Clayton Bros. Funeral Homel with Dr. Dewain Mixon officiating. Interment followed at Oaklawn Cemetery in Mabank.
McConnell was born in Delta County, to Minnie Ola (Spradlin) and Walter Gatlin McConnell and died peacefully July 11, 2013.
He attended Cooper High School and was a hard working mechanic for a radiator company that he owned and operated since 1968.
He lived life to the absolute fullest and took pride in building his own home. He enjoyed gardening, bailing hay, deer hunting in south Texas, and especially camping in the hill country. He also shared a great passion for racing cars at the Devil’s Bowl.
He was Pentecostal by faith and was a compassionate pastor of Assembly of God Church in Dallas.
He is preceded in death by his parents; brothers Samuel “Bay” McConnell, Doyle Gatlin McConnell, and Utah George McConnell.
Survivors include his loving wife of 57 years, Elaine Parker McConnell; daughters Cindy Marshall and husband Terry of Crandall, Shauna Davidson and husband James of Seven Points; sons Steven McConnell of Seven Points, Christopher McConnell and wife Crystal of Wichita Falls; brothers Lloyd “Cotton” and David McConnell; grandchildren Joshua Marshall and wife Melissa, Jacob Marshall, Ethan McConnell, Hannah Davidson, Caitlin McConnell; great-grandsons Ayden and Jaxon Marshall.